Content Management Systems Discussion

Help me study for my Health & Medical class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.


Review the following lecture:

  • CMS Reimbursement and Essential CMS-1500 Instructions


The Prospective Payment System of CMS consists of thirteen schedules that allow the calculation of payment for a patient encounter. The DRG or price-based system covers inpatient charges from one of these schedules.


  • Describe the schedules of CMS.
  • Provide an example of a charge for each schedule.
  • Describe the case mix concept that alters payment rates.
  • Describe the diagnosis related group payment system.

Submission Details:

To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.

Your initial posting should be addressed in 150–300 words. Submit your document to this Discussion Area by the due date assigned.

Respond to your classmates throughout the week. Justify your answers with examples, research, and reasoning. Follow-up posts need to be submitted by the end of the week.